LIAISE Officer – England Illegal Money Lending Team
£34,106 - £41,846
Fixed Term until 31/03/2020
Working 36.50 Hours per Week
Location – Head Quarters Birmingham, with National Coverage and Agile Working
Do you have the skills to support vulnerable people, energise partner agencies and work nationally across local authority boundaries?
The England Illegal Money Lending Team (IMLT) are a government funded Trading Standards team, hosted by Birmingham City Council. They work to identify, investigate and prosecute illegal money lenders, commonly known as loan sharks.
A vacancy has arisen in the team for a LIAISE Officer responsible for the development, implementation and management of IMLT Credit Union projects. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will be expected to travel nationally across all local authorities including overnight stays.
The main function of the LIAISE Officer role is:
• To support individuals and communities affected by loan sharks
• To generate intelligence from communities relating to loan sharks
• To work with partner agencies on projects that will stop people using loan sharks
For an informal chat about the role please contact Dave Benbow, LIAISE Manager on 07557203257.
Previous applicants need not apply.
Ref No: BCC000362
A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) formerly CRB check will be undertaken.
Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.
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